The Horticultural College and Research Institute (HC&RI), a constituent college of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, is located at Periyakulam, in the National High Way (45 B) in Tamil Nadu. The famous Upper Pulney hill ranges featuring nearby offers natural beauty and scenic frontage to this unique institute. Geographically, the college campus is situated at 10ºN latitude with an elevation of 300 m MSL. The edaphoclimatic conditions are quite congenial for the cultivation of an array of horticultural crops. This institute provides both teaching and research opportunities and technology transfer of high order in an exceptionally pleasant environment. Over 90.15 hectares of college farm lands cater to the needs of teaching, research, training, seed production and plant propagation activities. This is one of the leading full-fledged institutes.
Crop Physiology Lab,Soil Science Lab, Tissue Culture lab,Modern Nursery Comple, Bio control, Green House, Shade net House, Poly House, Mist Chamber
There are 25 computers in practical lab and 30 computers in browsing centre.
Separate hostel facilities for boys and girls in the campus provide comfortable stay.